Table of Contents

Club Station

The club station, W2CXM, is located in the North Tower of Barton Hall. All licensed club members may use the equipment in the station, 24 hours a day. The station is active on 80-10 meters, SSB and CW, and on 2 meters/70 cm, all modes. Occasionally, the station is also active in contests or Field Day. Currently, the club is in the process of rebuilding after a construction project. We now have HF stations on the air with two antennas, and are working on a satellite set up to help support CubeSats

Current station equipment on HF includes a Kenwood TS-2000, Icom 746, a HB9 vertical for Multiple Bands, and a Force 12 CX4 yagi at 100' for 10-40 meters.

VHF station equipment includes a Kenwood TS-790 UHF/VHF all-mode transceiver and several 2 meter and 440 MHz directional antennas.

The club also operates a 2 meter APRS Digipeater, and a 2 meter repeater at 146.610Mhz -600 offset with no tone.



Mast/Tower Type Bands Usage Model Cable label Radio
Discone Discone 25MHz - 1300MHz ( Broken) Radioshack (1) Blue Unused
APRS & Beam Vertical 2m, 70cm APRS ? (2) Blue Into splitter. VHF on APRS. UHF Unused.
Beam 6m Unused ? (3) Blue Unused. Rotator unattached.
DR Vertical Vertical 6m-80m Disaster Recovery Butternut HF9 (3) Red Kenwood TS-2000 ant1 via tuner
Satellite Beam 2m Satellite KLM 2M-14C (1) Green Kenwood TS-2000
Helical 70cm Satellite M2 436cp30 with SSB SP-7000 Pre-amp (2) Green Kenwood TS-2000
HF Beam Beam 20m HF DX Force 12 CX4 (2) Red DX Station
40m HF DX (1) Red DX Station
Facilities Dual-Band Vertical 2m, 70cm Special events & SkyCommand Diamond X50 C2 (5) blue TS-2000 (VHF/UHF splitter) for skycommand except during Special Events